Burroughs Elementary School



Burroughs Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burroughs Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 43
1 53
2 55
3 47
4 52
5 45
6 54
7 47
8 47
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burroughs Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 481 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burroughs Elementary School is the 805th largest public school in Illinois and the 23,319th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 481
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.74
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,319th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 805th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,080th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 720th out of 2,345

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Burroughs Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 254
(53%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 227
(47%)
147,201
(50%)

Burroughs Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 459
(95%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 15
(3%)
27,560
(9%)
 Black 5
(1%)
117,242
(39%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4,546
(2%)

Burroughs Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 448
(93%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 17
(4%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(3%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Burroughs Elementary School is ranked 284th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burroughs Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Burroughs Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 535
2006 532
2007 529
2008 543
2009 511
2010 471
2011 495
2012 481

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 20.5
2007 20.3
2008 22.6
2009 17.6
2010 19.6
2011 21.5
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9981308411215
2006 0.98684210526316
2007 0.98865784499055
2008 0.94843462246777
2009 0.94716242661448
2010 0.98089171974522
2011 0.94949494949495
2012 0.96465696465696

Compare Burroughs Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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